The Malignant Ginger

I'm Jojogingerhead, a 31 year old artist & musician based in Brighton (UK) satirically documenting the highs and lows of my secondary triple negative breast cancer diagnosis. Trying to see the light in a dark and scary situation without using the words fight, battle, journey or survivor.

Man (not hand) sanitiser

I have used a photo of my friend Kate pointing to the crotch areas of a couple of male mannequins, I think it illustrate this post rather well.   Yes, yes I really did just […]

Jul, 17

Help I’m a hippy

Today’s turban is entitled Help I’m a Hippy. I’m even wearing those flip flop things that I hate so much… *gag*!

Jul, 15

Fruit and veg skull-pulp-tures!

I fashioned this skull from the fruit and vegetable pulp leftover by my juicer. It’s such a waste and I always feel bad chucking it away, so now I will make sculptures from it. Can […]

Jul, 14

Gangsters moll 40’s housewife turban

Trying out a new look today…

Jul, 12

Healthy cakes that taste like washing up sponges

Yesterday I baked these super healthy, sugar free and fat free muffins to fill the fake hunger the steroids are giving me. Despite tasting like little sponges soaked in banana and cinnamon, there are only […]

Jul, 11

The great ginger shave off (plus a new ginger turban for my newly bald head)

I’m just on my way to the hairdressers to have all my hair shaved off as the stupid cold cap hair loss prevention machine on the chemo ward at the hospital was on the blink […]

Jul, 09

Poison running through my veins (second chemo)

  I’m almost excited to be going to second chemotherapy session this morning so I get to spend the day with one of my best and oldest friends Sarah (we met at the age of […]

Jul, 08